• Prudence

    Prudence: Chapter 5a

    Constance leans against the edge of her desk, arms folded across her chest. She has been hostess a long time and remembers many eventful nights. Indeed, she remembers every night in vivid detail, once recalling them with condescension and judgement, then with amusement, and now with a wry disassociation. There…

    Read More

  • Prudence

    Prudence: Chapter 4g

    Mr Hermes’s smile brims with malice and condescension and something else – something vile and irreconcilable. Holly had entertained the belief that perhaps his temptations might be altruistic, that he might be some eccentric billionaire interested in helping those trying to find a start in life. But of course that’s…

    Read More

  • Prudence

    Prudence: Chapter 4f

    Flavia angrily storms past Quinn. Quinn is torn with indecision. He should make sure Flavia is okay, but now a scuffle has broken out and his friends are involved. Marcus fights with that abandon and grace he does all things; while Dante is a scrapper – he is hit but…

    Read More